Vessel Player III Stand Bag Review (LUXURY, Quality & Style)

The Player III stand bag is a luxury and lightweight model from Vessel

Vessel’s Player III is one the most impressive stand bags around.

Vessel Player 3 Stand Bag

The Vessel Player III stand bag is high on quality yet incredibly lightweight. It continues the luxury products offered by Vessel and is one of the best on the market.

Vessel have a range of high-end golf bags and lead the way when it comes attention to detail in their design. Produced from a classy synesthetic leather skin, this stand bag has all that and more

The Player III has latest technologies including a compression molded back panel, patented Rotator Base and a unique EQ2 Strap, comes with 6-way or 14-way dividers and is available in 12 different colours.

In this article we take a look at the design of the Player III stand bag, what it offers, how it is produced and just how light it actually is to carry your clubs around the course.

What Vessel says about the Player III Stand Bag:

“The Player III combines the proven performance of our flagship Player Stand, with elevated details, increased functionality and unmatched craftsmanship from top to bottom.

“Taking cues from the needs of tour players, the Player III features a larger top with a more intentional divider layout, magnetic water bottle pockets and a compression molded back panel for added comfort.

Vessel Player III Bag

“Enjoy increased stability and balance with updated versions of our patented Rotator Base and EQ2 Strap.

“Intuitive organization such as an anti-microbial lined valuables pocket, interior lock pocket, magnetic rangefinder pocket and pen slot make it easy to organize every essential.

“The Player III is beautifully crafted from tour-grade synthetic leather for durability you can trust and topped off with lux details such as genuine leather touchpoints and plush microfiber-lined dividers.”

Vessel Player III Stand Bag Design & Specs

The Player III bag has been produced from high quality tour-grade synthetic leather and oozes quality, luxury and style on the course.

Vessel Player III Carry Bag

Vessel have created versions of the bag that have 6-way and 14-way dividers depending on your personal preference. They are microfibre lined to help protect your clubs.

Whichever divider design you opt for, the bag is ultra-lightweight. The 6-way divider model is just 6lbs and the 14-way divider 6.3lbs.

The stand bag features a Patented Rotator Stand System with Vessel giving it a new, low-profile base for maximum stability even when the winds are up on the course. The carbon fibre legs add to the sturdiness.

Vessel Player III Stand Bag

The most interesting feature is the Self-Adjusting Equilibrium Strap, which is a patented double strap that has four-point swivel self-adjusts to naturally balance correctly whether on one or two shoulders.

The strapping system, coupled with the new compression molded neoprene back panel, makes this Vessel back among the easiest to carry.

Other features include waterproof zips and magnetic edges to the pocket closure system, a leather top handle and a matching rain hood. There is even a pen holder and bottle opener-come-umbrella ring.

Vessel Player III Stand Bag

The multiple pocket options include a large garment compartment, an interior valuables pocket with combination lock, a magnetic velour-lined rangefinder pocket, ball pocket and a thermal water bottle sleeves.

The bag is available in Carbon Navy, Ignite (White & Blue), Coast (White & Blue), Black, White, Grey, White & Navy, Citrine (Black, Yellow & White), White & Rose Gold, Red White & Blue and Idrium (White, Orange & Black).

Verdict: Is the Vessel Player III Stand Bag any good?

The Vessel bag is more premium than the Titleist Players 4 Stand Bag, a similar product, and has been produced from high-class materials to stand out from the crowd.

There is very little not to like about the Player III bag. Everything has been well thought out from dividers to pocket designs and the durable synthetic leather it is produced from.

Nothing screams out purchase me more than the self-adjusting straps and compression molded neoprene back panel, which combine to make carrying your clubs an effortless task.

If you can afford the price tag for a new carry bag, you will not be disappointed with what you get for your money.


How much does the Vessel Player stand bag cost?

The bag details at $395 from Vessel.

What colours are available in the Vessel Player stand bag?

The bag is available in Carbon Navy, Ignite (White & Blue), Coast (White & Blue), Black, White, Grey, White & Navy, Citrine (Black, Yellow & White), White & Rose Gold, Red White & Blue and Idrium (White, Orange & Black).